Sekiya Dorsett

Director, Writer, Producer, Editor

Take a peak inside the world of Sekiya Dorsett, a writer, producer, editor and director from the Bahamas. 

WEBBY AWARD WINNING OXYGEN 52

This video was produced as a part of Oxygen's In Progress 52 series. To see the full presentation, click here. 

INSTAGRAM VIDEOS

Over 30,000 VIEWS on YouTube.

ADDITIONAL LONG FORM WEB VIDEOS

I have been making films since 2008. There is something about being on set a then shaping the story afterward that really makes me excited!

DON'T LET FRIENDS!


THE REVIVAL MOVIE

Through concert footage and candid conversations from the 2012 poetry tour, "Women and the Word: The Revivial Movie," watches the journey of five strangers who traveled 2,500 miles with nothing in common, except the word. The documentary features interviews with leading black feminist thinkers, including Dr. Alexis Pauline Gumbs, Farah Tanis, and Kim Katrin Crosby as well as literary luminaries Nikky Finney and Alexis de Veaux. This is a special sneak peek of the film.

 

Screenings  

2016  ATHENA FILM FESTIVAL (NYC), 20TH ANNUAL URBANWORLD (NYC), FRAMELINE FILM FESTIVAL (SAN FRANCISCO), OUTFEST (LA), NEWFEST, SAVANNAH FILM FESTIVAL, SEATTLE TWIST FILM FESTIVAL, UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT, SARAH LAWRENCE COLLEGE, REELING FILM FESTIVAL (CHICAGO), LONDON FRINGE FESTIVAL, MARDI GRAS INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL  (AUSTRALIA)

2015 Fringe Festival, London

2015 The Revival Movie Sneak Peak, Allied Media Conference, Detroit, MI

2014 The Revival Movie Sneak Peak, MOCADA Soul of Brooklyn Festival 2015, Brooklyn, NY

2014 The Revival Movie Sneak Peak, HRC, Washington, DC



SAVING JULIAN

After being kicked out of his home in Texas, fourteen year old JULIAN, begins his journey of survival. Hearing about the diversity of New York, he buys a one way ticket and starts off toward a new life. However, the New York streets are about to teach him some hard fast lessons. SAVE JULIAN is not simply the story of one but the life of thousands of homeless young people across the country. Come with us on the journey.

 

Screenings 

2012 LGBT Expo, New York, NY

2012 International Film Festival Manhattan

 


SOCIAL FILMS

Telling hard truths through video and film.

 

Black Women's Blueprint - When New York's leading gender justice organization needed to share truth about state violence, they called us.

 

 

New Bed Stuy -Gentrification is a hot button issue that is complex and nuanced. Through interviews with Bedford Stuyvesant residents and historians, we were able to capture a slice of live in Brooklyn's hottest area and touch the surface of its history.

 


WORK FOR HIRE

Music Video, Kickstarter Video, Corporate Presentation..You name it.

We can do it. 

Kickstarter Video Case Study -

Jazz singer Lizzie Thomas had one goal, sell that Christmas album, with so many albums we had to make sure she looked and sounded great. She surpassed her goal by $7,000.

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1955745817/lizzie-thomas-holiday-album